Simon Baker is brand new to the commercial world. He caught our eye with the amazingly intimate and powerful mini films showcasing Paralympic athletes for Channel 4 UK as part of their London 2012 Paralympic coverage.
Simon's background is in writing, directing and editing digital content andbrand films for clients such as Bentley, Ford, Opel/Vauxhall, Saab, Nokia, Vodafone, Sony and Camel, and a history in Music Videos having graduated from Farnham's Art and Design college.
One of his personal projects in development is a documentary film about thelegendary All Stars Boxing Gym in Harlesden. The documentary deals with therole All Stars and its charismatic owner, Isola Akay, plays within the local community, creating a haven for often troubled young people in a deprived inner city area, providing them with discipline, focus and self respect.